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Belarus protests: Opposition icon Nina Bahinskaya, 73, bundled into van

Nina Bahinskaya was again among dozens of women detained at a rally against Belarus’s president.

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Belarus protests: Opposition icon, 73, among hundreds detained in Minsk

Nina Bahinskaya had joined a women’s march in Minsk as protests against the president continue.

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Belarus protests: Women try to unmask those detaining protesters

Women want to hold to account the masked people picking protesters off the street in Belarus.

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Coronavirus: Ukraine accuses Belarus over stranded Jewish pilgrims

Hundreds are stranded at the nations’ border as Ukraine’s Covid rules block entry to foreigners.

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Belarus protests: Maria Kolesnikova charged under security law

Maria Kolesnikova is said to have refused to leave Belarus after leading anti-government rallies.

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Belarus protests: Putin pledges $1.5bn loan at Lukashenko meeting

The offer was made during the leaders’ first face-to-face talks since protests erupted in Belarus.

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Belarus protests: Opposition keeps up pressure on Lukashenko

At least 400 people are arrested, as the latest of several weeks of mass rallies takes place.

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Belarus protests: Police target female protesters

Tens of thousands of people have been marching in the capital Minsk and other cities.

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Belarus opposition politician told she would be deported ‘alive or in bits’

Opposition activist Maria Kolesnikova says she feared for her life during an attempt to deport her.

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Belarus protests: Opposition leader ‘tore up passport’ to avoid expulsion

Maria Kolesnikova was driven by officials to the border with Ukraine but managed to halt her expulsion.

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Belarus protests: Maria Kolesnikova ‘detained by masked men’

Maria Kolesnikova is one of three women who joined forces to oppose President Lukashenko.

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Belarus: The great-grandmother taking on President Alexander Lukashenko

As street protests in Belarus continue well into their fourth week, a 73-year-old has turned into an unlikely hero for demonstrators.

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Belarus riot police attack and arrest students

University students in Minsk were protesting against Belarus’s long-time leader, Alexander Lukashenko.

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Belarus protest: Dozens arrested at mass rally

The country’s been gripped by mass protests since the August election, widely thought to have been rigged.

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Belarus protest: Mass rally keeps pressure on Lukashenko

Tens of thousands rallying in Minsk are met by a huge police turnout and dozens of arrests.

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Putin says he could send police to Belarus if necessary

The Russian president says he has a police force for Belarus if unrest there “gets out of control”.

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Belarus protests: Two opposition figures jailed

Ten-day sentences are handed down to members of the Co-ordination Council for organising rallies.

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Belarus summons Nobel prize winner after Minsk mass rally

Svetlana Alexievich is wanted for questioning in connection with a new opposition council.

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Belarus protests: ‘There is more faith than fear’

Tens of thousands of people take part in a mass rally in Minsk – the latest in a wave of protests.

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Belarus opposition holds mass rally in Minsk despite ban

Tens of thousands gather in Minsk, as pressure on President Lukashenko shows no sign of easing.

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Belarus protests: Mum’s search for detained teenage poll observer

Darina, 19, was seized while monitoring voting in the disputed election. Her mum couldn’t find her.

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Belarus: What lies behind the protests?

Mass strikes and protests have been continuing in Belarus, following disputed elections on 9 August.

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Viktor Tsoi: How a 33-year-old song became an anthem for change in Belarus

For anyone watching the protests in Belarus, there is one song that keeps being heard in the crowds.

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Belarus unrest: Opposition leader says Belarusian people must not stop now

In an exclusive interview with the BBC, the Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya said the people must continue fighting.

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Belarus protests: Tikhanovskaya vows to stand till the end

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya tells the BBC if Belarusians step back from protests, they will be slaves.

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Belarus opens criminal case against opposition leaders

The chief prosecutor accuses the opposition’s Coordination Council of trying to seize power.

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Belarus unrest: Lukashenko steps up efforts to reassert control

After 10 days of protests, Alexander Lukashenko says he has given orders to end the unrest in Minsk.

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Belarus on the brink: What now?

After 26 years under President Lukashenko people in Belarus are demanding change.

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Belarus unrest: President Lukashenko accuses opposition of staging coup

Alexander Lukashenko says a group of those who dispute the election results are trying to seize power.

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Belarus protests: Workers boo Lukashenko as election unrest spreads

A factory photo op for Alexander Lukashenko backfires when workers demand his resignation.